The Portland Rose, is led by #844, Union Pacific's last 4-8-4 steam locomotive in service, and the last steam locomotive built for Union Pacific. Here, she is seen powering the Portland Rose speci... (more)
The Shiloh Limited is shrouded in steam and fog as it blasts off from North Platte, beginning its second day on the road.
The Shiloh Limited heads out of the home of Arbor Day.
The Shiloh Limited pulled by UP 844 passes through Chester, IL on the last leg of its journey to Marion, AR.
UP 844 leads the Shiloh Limited passed unplowed farmland on the last leg of its journey to Marion, AR.
UP 844 rounds the curve into the small Missouri River town of Waverly, MO, on its eastwardly trip to St. Louis. On the siding, MOW equipment gets attention from a worker just out of the frame. The... (more)
The Shiloh Limited flies along what was once a racetrack for the SSW/MP RR as the signal bridge to the rear attests.
UP 844 basks in the morning light at Council Bluffs. The previous evening, it arrived from North Platte. Thanks to UP, for allowing us onto the property for photos.
The sun has just come over the prison at Menard as the UP 844 rounds the S-curve coming into Chester for a servicing stop on the Shiloh Ltd..
Second leg of the "Shiloh Limited" got everyone's attention from North Platte to Council Bluffs!
Third leg of the "Shiloh Limited" steams across the BNSF headed to Kansas City. They were actually held here for a BNSF coal train first!
The Shiloh Limited makes a service stop allowing the civil war reenactors including the band time to get off the train and play for the crowd gathering to look at the 844.
UP 844 and UP 2010 (Boy Scouts of America engine) are directionally southbound under the Route 41 overpass in Marshall, MO. The entire 17-car consist is visible in this straight away view. The nor... (more)